The rise of professional society: England since 1880

  title={The rise of professional society: England since 1880},
  author={H. Perkin},
This long awaited sequel to The Origins of Modern English Society explores the rise of the forgotten middle class' to show a new principle of social organisation. A rare example of a work both accessible to the general reader and indispensable to the professional scholar.' - The Observer No social historian can afford to be without it.' - New Statesman and Society audacious and exciting piece of synthesis. His mastery of political, economic, social and urban history is intimidating… Expand
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